Registration for spring baseball is open for Ages 5- 12. Come to the DVYAA clubhouse, 18th and Johnston streets from Monday through Friday from 6–7 p.m. or Saturday from 11 a.m.–1 p.m. or register online at dvyaa.com. Returning players must register each year.READ MORE
NFL Draft Experience
The NFL Draft will be held in Philadelphia from April 27-29, and to celebrate one of the most anticipated sporting events of the spring, the NFL is transforming part of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway into the NFL Draft Experience presented By Dannon Oikos Triple Zero, a free expansive outdoor football festival. The hours of operation will be noon-11 p.m. (April 27 and 28) and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (April 29). Visit visit NFL.com/draftexperiencREAD MORE
Marist College junior pitcher Charlie Jerla (Neumann-Goretti) was named the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week on Tuesday. The award, which is the first of his career, is a result of his dominating performance against the Bucknell Bison. The right-hander pitched 5.2 inning of shutout baseball, and allowed just two hits to go along with eight strikeouts. The Red Foxes won the game, 5-0.READ MORE
UYA and Philadelphia Ball Hawks are overseeing a 14-and-younger and High School Basketball League at Marian Anderson Recreation Center, 744 S. 17th St. The cost is $10 for an individual player. A free basketball skills clinic for 14-and-younger girls occurs at 10 a.m. Saturdays. Contact coach Lorraine, 267-278-9473 or coach Art, 215-768-3842.
On Tuesday afternoon, Universal Audenried Charter High School senior Nisheem McNeal-Wright became the third player in program history to score over 1,000 points. The guard reached the plateau in an 84-66 home win over Sankofa Freedom Charter School. That night, Ss. Neumann-Goretti High School senior center Dhamir Cosby-Roundtree also hit the milestone number in a 70-42 victory over Father Judge High School, becoming the 19th player in school history to do so. SPRREAD MORE